It’s a lucky thing to be related to a celebrity because it brings media fame and popularity to the outside world. Moreover, being a celebrity mother means getting half of the attention the celebrity gets.

Fans get curious to know who is the one that brings out and raises their favorite celebrity. Among others, Nadine Brewer is also one who gets fame for being a celebrity mom.

Nadine is the beautiful and supportive mother of the American rapper Shawntae Harris-Dupart popularly known as the Da Brat. The mother who gave birth to this talented artist is getting more publicity.

Although she remains inactive on social sites, she sometimes features on Da Brat’s Instagram account. The mother-daughter duo shares a healthy and close bond.

Da Brat was nominated twice for Grammy Awards as Best Female Rap Solo Performance for the song Got It Poppin and ‘Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group‘ for Not Tonight. Similarly, in 1995, Da Brat received Billboard Awards in the ‘Top Hot Female Rap Artist’ category. Now, get all the details of Nadine and her star girl Da Brat in the following sections.

Early Life, Age, Wiki Details of Nadine Brewer

The early life details of Nadine are unclear. But, according to the rapper’s post, her mother celebrates her birthday on July 24. The celebrity mom was born Nadine Trotter to Eva Mae Polk (mother) and Ted Polk (father), a lawyer, in Chicago. Nadine has two sisters, Gwendolyn Polk, and Theodore Polk.

The American rapper Da Brat's mother Nadine Brewer with her sister Gwendolyn Polk (right).
The American rapper Da Brat’s mother Nadine Brewer with her sister Gwendolyn Polk (right).
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Nadine’s mother i.e rapper Da Brat’s grandmother Eva Mae is no longer in the world. She died on November 18, 2012, at the age of 78. As mentioned, Nadine is not active on any social sites. She has an Instagram page (@trotternadine) with zero posts.

However, her sister Gwendolyn sometimes shares images with Nadine and never misses remembering their heavenly mother. On November 18, 2021, Gwendolyn shared an image of Eva Mae on her Facebook account writing, “Missing you so very much.”


Nadine Brewer, aka Nadine Trotter's mother i.e. rapper Da Brat's grandmother Eva Mae Polk died on November 18, 2012.
Nadine Brewer, aka Nadine Trotter’s mother i.e. rapper Da Brat’s grandmother Eva Mae Polk died on November 18, 2012.
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Similarly, rapper Da Brat remembers her grannie Eva Mae on her birthday on August 26. Sharing an image she wrote, “Yep I would sleep on her. The BEST sleep ever. I loved being in her presence. She was EVERYTHING. Happy birthday, Grannie. I was her baby. No love like a Grandmother’s love. Missing you BAD.

Da Brat’s Mother Nadine Brewer’s Relationship With Her Father

Besides coming into the spotlight as a celebrity mother, Nadine has been keeping her personal life secret. Despite featuring on the daughter’s social media pages, Brewer prefers keeping herself far from the public eye.

Da Brat's mother Nadine Brewer was not married to her father David Ray McCoy, they just shared a romantic bond.
Da Brat’s mother Nadine Brewer was not married to her father David Ray McCoy, they just shared a romantic bond.
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Nadine has not revealed her present relationship status to the mass public. Similarly, Da Brat also shows no interest in sharing the personal life details of her beloved mother.

It seems like the celebrity mom currently lives a single life. However, rapper Da Brat’s mom Brewer has already cut off her romantic relationship with her father David Ray McCoy.

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It is mentioned that Da Brat’s parents never had a marital relationship. They were just sharing a romantic bond and from the affair, they welcomed their only daughter Shawntae Harris in 1974. The details of Nadine and David Roy are still mysterious.

Nadine’s then-boyfriend David was a businessman. According to the sources, Brewer and McCoy parted ways when their daughter Shawntae was still in her childhood. So, Nadine raised the rapper as a single mother.

Da Brat with her half-sister Lisa Ray McCoy, an actress, born to David Ray McCoy, and Katie McCoy.
Da Brat with her half-sister Lisa Ray McCoy, an actress, born to David Ray McCoy, and Katie McCoy.
Source: Instagram @thereallraye1

Additionally, the rapper DaBrat has a paternal half-sibling, a sister named Lisa Raye McCoy. Lisa was born on September 23, 1967, to David Ray (father) and Katie McCoy (mother). Da Brat shares a close bond with her 55-year-old sister Lisa, who is a professional actress.

Moreover, Da Brat and Lisa’s father David have already passed away. He died on November 13, 1988, due to a fatal gunshot.

Furthermore, the All of Us actress Lisa’s mother Katie is also no more in the world. Her mom died in February 2023. Uploading mom’s image on February 11, 2023, actress Lisa Ray wrote, “I’m numb. I lost my mother last night. It was expected but never could I prepare. Being strong is what you taught me but I can’t say it applies today. I will make your transition a celebration of memories that I’ll cherish. I’ll miss you. #motheranddaughter.”

Nadine Brewer’s Net Worth

The mother who loves to keep her life private and hasn’t revealed her net worth. However, the hardworking Nadine was a professional driver. Nadine served as a city bus driver. Brewer earned impressive wealth from her professional work.

Da Brat's mother Nadine Brewer was a city bus driver.
Da Brat’s mother Nadine Brewer was a city bus driver.
Source: Instagram @sosobrat

On the other hand, Nadine’s daughter Da Brat lives a lavish life earning from her professional career as a rapper. The Chicago-born rapper had not declared her exact net worth. But, as per estimation, she enjoys more than $1 million of net value.

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Brat’s first debut album Funkdafied (1994) sold 1 million copies in 2004 making her the first female rapper to have a platinum-selling album. Her other successful albums include Anuthatantrum, Unrestricted, Limelite Luv and Niteclubz, and The Return. Besides raping, Da Brat has appeared in movies and tv shows such as The Surreal Life, Dish Nation, Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta, etc.

Short Bio On Da Brat

The 5-foot-5-inch (163 cm) American rapper and actor is the only daughter of her mother Nadine and David. The rapper was born on April 14, 1974, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Brat was raised by her mother and her grandmother. Brat studied at Kenwood Academy. In her younger days, Brat used to run track and play basketball.

The childhood Da Brat with her mother Nadine Brew.
The childhood picture of Da Brat with her mother Nadine Brewer.
Source: Instagram @sosobrat

The 49-year-old Da Brat is happily sharing her wedding life with Jesseca Faye Harris-Dupart known as Jesseca Dupart.

The 42-year-old Dupart is an American entrepreneur and the founder and chief executive officer of Kaleidoscope Hair Products. Nadine and Jessica, who started their relationship in 2020, tied the wedding knot on February 22, 2022, in Georgia.

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Furthermore, Brat first came out as a lesbian in early 2020. In the interview with Variety magazine after coming out Brat said, “I got so many positive messages, phone calls, and I had at least 1,500 texts. My DMs were flooded too.

Likewise, her mother Nadine has yet to join these happy moments. Even though Nadine wasn’t satisfied she has been showing her unconditional love.

The American rapper Da Brat who has been married to Jesseca Dupart since February 2022, is expecting their first child.
The American rapper Da Brat who has been married to Jesseca Dupart since February 2022, is expecting their first child.
Source: Instagram @sosobrat

Furthermore, the businessperson Jesseca and rapper Da Brat are also all set to welcome the newest member to the family. On February 21, 2023, showing her growing belly rapper wrote, “BLESSINGS all 2023.”

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